Coronavirus in US States: Quarantine and Mask Required as of July 4th

Given the rapidly increasing number of corona cases, many US states are changing course. Before the holiday weekend, they take back easing, block beaches or introduce a mask requirement. By Katrin Brand, ARD Studio Washington It must have taken him a great deal of effort to touch the flabby thing at all. But yesterday the […]

Decision in the Bundestag: “Upskirting” will in future be a crime

The secret photography under the skirt will be a crime in the future. The new law provides for imprisonment of up to two years for upskirting. The same applies to photography or filming accidental deaths. The Bundestag has passed a law that provides for a fine or imprisonment of up to two years for so-called […]

China’s decision: “Security Act” unsettles Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, the effects of China’s “security law” are becoming increasingly apparent. With Nathan Law, one of the most prominent activists left the city. Many people are unsettled. By Steffen Wurzel, ARD Studio Shanghai China’s “Hong Kong Security Law” has a far greater impact than many initially thought. Renowned Hong Kong law professor Eric […]

China’s decision: “Security Act” unsettles Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, the effects of China’s “security law” are becoming increasingly apparent. With Nathan Law, one of the most prominent activists left the city. Many people are unsettled. By Steffen Wurzel, ARD Studio Shanghai China’s “Hong Kong Security Law” has a far greater impact than many initially thought. Renowned Hong Kong law professor Eric […]

China’s decision: “Security Act” unsettles Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, the effects of China’s “security law” are becoming increasingly apparent. With Nathan Law, one of the most prominent activists left the city. Many people are unsettled. By Steffen Wurzel, ARD Studio Shanghai China’s “Hong Kong Security Law” has a far greater impact than many initially thought. Renowned Hong Kong law professor Eric […]

Epstein scandal: “It helped him abuse girls”

Ghislaine Maxwell is said to have procured girls for the late sex offender Epstein and to have participated in the abuse. Now she is in custody and charged. The new development does not leave Prince Andrew without a trace. By Peter Mücke, ARD Studio New York The 58-year-old British woman had been under investigation for […]

Epstein scandal: “It helped him abuse girls”

Ghislaine Maxwell is said to have procured girls for the late sex offender Epstein and to have participated in the abuse. Now she is in custody and charged. The new development does not leave Prince Andrew without a trace. By Peter Mücke, ARD Studio New York The 58-year-old British woman had been under investigation for […]

Epstein scandal: “It helped him abuse girls”

Ghislaine Maxwell is said to have procured girls for the late sex offender Epstein and to have participated in the abuse. Now she is in custody and charged. The new development does not leave Prince Andrew without a trace. By Peter Mücke, ARD Studio New York The 58-year-old British woman had been under investigation for […]

Energy transition: Bundestag votes on coal exit

It was a long tug of war. Now the Bundestag is voting on two laws that are more or less the two sides of the same coin: the coal phase-out law and that on aid for structural change. By Angela Ulrich, ARD Capital Studio Peter Altmaier smiles all over his face – a head smaller, […]

Bundestag: Tobacco advertising ban tightened

After the supplementary budget and basic pension, the Bundestag was far from over. The deputies met until late into the night and took further decisions – including the long-debated ban on tobacco advertising. After years of discussion, the Bundestag has approved a far-reaching ban on tobacco advertising. After that, cinema advertising for smoking will be […]